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Looking for a chance to get hands-on tips, capitalize on networking opportunities with peers and explore the latest hot juvenile products? Attend North America’s ONLY event designed by and for the juvenile products industry’s independent retailers, sales representatives and their suppliers. APRIL 30 - MAY 2, 2019 Grand Sierra Resort & Casino | Reno, NV What is the ABC Spring Educational Conference and Trade Show? This EXCLUSIVE juvenile product industry event provides the optimal combination of learning, networking and one-on-one purchasing opportunities that will help enable independent juvenile, apparel, toy, gift and maternity retailers and their representatives and key suppliers to better compete, thrive and prosper in both current and future markets. Why should you attend? Where’s it going to be? This is your chance to get HANDS ON tips from your key suppliers and peers, as well as learn how to succeed in this evolving marketplace and participate in peer-to-peer discussions of best practices. The interactive educational sessions, including a Modern Parents Consumer Panel, provide insight into the purchasing habits and behaviors of your specific customer. The Open Forum session provides open dialog between industry manufacturers and retailers in order to solve common issues and identify profitable opportunities. There is no cost for approved retailers to participate in this exclusive event. NETWORK with fellow buyers, retailers, manufacturers and trade media at receptions, luncheons and refreshment breaks. The event and lodging will be at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada. This deluxe property provides the most accommodations of any casino hotels in Reno with more than 1,900 elegantly appointed rooms, access to an 80,000-square- foot casino, and a large selection of dining and entertainment options. Be sure to check out the enormous spa, bowling alley, movie theaters and outdoor venues including infinity lap pool, aqua golf and ice skating rink (weather permitting). Room rates for this event are deeply discounted just for you at only $59 or $79 per night! Be sure to check out the INDUSTRY EXPO where you can meet key suppliers with new products and offers specifically for independent retailers, develop professional relationships, and discuss methods to improve or sustain profitability for all parties. Want to get in on the action? To REGISTER or for more information, visit E-Mail: or Call (210) 691-4848. Ext 104 16 | How do you get there? The Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) is located about 2 minutes from the resort and is served by 10 airlines with 23 non-stop and thousands of one-stop destinations.  We recommend adding an additional day onto your stay to visit beautiful Lake Tahoe, less than an hour away from Reno.